"Tinkering Monkey is a fine woodworking studio that makes simple, high-quality goods for everyday living." I've never been into woodworking, but have close friends who do it. It's wonderful to find a well-designed site for them to look at.
"…one of the groups was switched to a style of teaching known as deliberate practice, which inverts the traditional university model. Class time is spent on problem-solving, discussion and group work, while the absorption of facts and formulae is left for homework. Students were given reading assignments before classes… The results were striking."